Unemployment Rates for States


Unemployment Rates for States
Annual Average Rankings
Year: 2013
RankStateRate
  UNITED STATES 7.4
1 NORTH DAKOTA 2.9
2 SOUTH DAKOTA 3.8
3 NEBRASKA 3.9
4 UTAH 4.4
4 VERMONT 4.4
6 IOWA 4.6
6 WYOMING 4.6
8 HAWAII 4.8
9 MINNESOTA 5.1
10 NEW HAMPSHIRE 5.3
11 KANSAS 5.4
11 OKLAHOMA 5.4
13 VIRGINIA 5.5
14 MONTANA 5.6
15 IDAHO 6.2
15 LOUISIANA 6.2
17 TEXAS 6.3
18 ALABAMA 6.5
18 ALASKA 6.5
18 MISSOURI 6.5
18 WEST VIRGINIA 6.5
22 MARYLAND 6.6
23 DELAWARE 6.7
23 MAINE 6.7
23 WISCONSIN 6.7
26 COLORADO 6.8
27 NEW MEXICO 6.9
28 WASHINGTON 7.0
29 MASSACHUSETTS 7.1
30 FLORIDA 7.2
31 OHIO 7.4
31 PENNSYLVANIA 7.4
33 ARKANSAS 7.5
33 INDIANA 7.5
35 SOUTH CAROLINA 7.6
36 NEW YORK 7.7
36 OREGON 7.7
38 CONNECTICUT 7.8
39 ARIZONA 8.0
39 NORTH CAROLINA 8.0
41 GEORGIA 8.2
41 NEW JERSEY 8.2
41 TENNESSEE 8.2
44 DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA 8.3
44 KENTUCKY 8.3
46 MISSISSIPPI 8.6
47 MICHIGAN 8.8
48 CALIFORNIA 8.9
49 ILLINOIS 9.2
50 RHODE ISLAND 9.5
51 NEVADA 9.8

NOTE: Rates shown are a percentage of the labor force. Data refer to place of residence.

 

Last Modified Date: February 28, 2014